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Vt. House approves immigrant license bill

WCAX - 8:45 am Wed May 8th, 2013

The Vermont House has passed a bill to allow immigrant farmworkers in the state to drive, regardless of their immigration status. The vote was 105 to 39.

Backers of the bill say it will provide much needed mobility to about 1,500 workers who are credited with keeping many labor-starved Vermont dairy farms in operation.

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